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November

Asda planning 100 standalone forecourts

Asda is aiming to have 100 standalone filling stations by 2018.

Traffic volumes up

UK traffic volumes increased by 2.3% in the third quarter of 2013, compared to the same period last year, according to estimates released by the Department of Transport.

Phillips 66 targets growth in Scotland

Phillips 66 is to strengthen its Scottish presence by increasing its network of independently owned Jet- branded forecourts in the north of the country.

Forecourt owner invests in recycling carwash

The owner of Saints of Tarporley has installed what she believes is the first hand carwash in the north west that fully recycles the water it uses.

Forecourt sales assistant wins Community Hero award

Forecourt sales assistant Tracy Hackett was presented with the Community Hero award as well as the prize for winner of the forecourt category at the Sales Assistant of the Year Awards 2013, organised by Forecourt Trader’s sister title, Convenience Store magazine.

Government support for fuel efficient engines

The government has launched two initiatives to encourage the development of more fuel efficient and low emission engines.

Cigarette smuggling fugitive jailed

A convicted cigarette smuggler who featured on a list of most wanted tax fugitives this summer has been found and jailed.

Brian Madderson
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PRA calls for government support on fuel duty deferment

The PRA has called on the government to support the duty deferment scheme which would facilitate a significant boost to petrol retailers’ cashflow, thereby strengthening forecourt businesses, and ultimately improving the UK’s fuel supply resilience.

£300,000 makeover doubles size of store

A Shropshire forecourt store has been re-launched after a £300,000 makeover that almost doubled its size.

New motorcycle and scooter sales still growing

Motorcycle and scooter sales have continued on their upward trajectory after last month’s increase, with sales up 6.7% in October

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Weekly retail fuel prices: 2 September 2019
RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East132.3563.90140.80128.93
East Midlands132.1271.23141.73128.82
London131.70142.12129.26
North East130.66140.60128.17
North West131.39140.18128.47
Northern Ireland129.03134.10126.35
Scotland131.70139.60128.79
South East132.7358.90141.28129.68
South West131.9563.90140.12128.70
Wales130.9855.70137.19127.82
West Midlands131.6066.90140.32129.05
Yorkshire & Humber131.2384.90140.57128.52

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